West Headnote of the Day – August 4, 2010

August 4, 2010

West's Key 268 Municipal Corporations
West's Key 268V Officers, Agents, and Employees
West's Key 268V(B) Municipal Departments and Officers Thereof
West's Key 268k179 Police
West's Key 268k185 Suspension and Removal of Policemen
West's Key 268k185(1) k. Grounds for Removal or Suspension.

268 Municipal CorporationsCommon courtesy to the public was implicit in the role of a police officer, and officer’s abject failure to conduct himself in accordance with that implicit standard was punishable without reference to any written rule or regulation.
Marjarum v. Twp. of Hamilton, 763 A.2d 796 (N.J. Super. Ct. App. Div. 2000)